Athens Regional Health System
706.475.7000

Diabetes Education Services

Whether you’ve had diabetes for years or are newly diagnosed, we have a team at Athens Regional ready to help guide you and your family. Our Diabetes Education Services Department offers you a nationally recognized and certified diabetes management education program.

Recognized by the American Diabetes Association, our team offers a multidisciplinary approach to diabetes care. Our staff includes registered nurses and dietitians who work together to create unique care plans focused on each patient's needs.

Diabetes Education Programs and Support

As part of our commitment to helping you reach and maintain health, we offer classes and community programs.

Some classes focus on meal planning, weight loss, stress management and smoking cessation. Our programs are for anyone facing diabetes, pre-diabetes, pregnancy diabetes or seeking a healthier lifestyle. Family members are invited.

Feedback About Our Programs:

"These people and this class have been the single most helpful information source since I was diagnosed." Chris O.

"Just what I needed to begin to understand what I need to eat." Dorothy F.

"This education class cleared up a lot of misconceptions about my diet with diabetes." James K.

Location and Hours

Medical Services BuildingMedical Services Building
Ground Floor
Behind Athens Regional Medical Center on King Avenue

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday

706-475-5600

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